Discovering Jimmy’s School in Siem Reap

Discovering Jimmy's School in Siem Reap

Visiting Angkor Watt is surely close to the top of many traveller itineraries when in South East Asia, the majority of which will be staying in the town of Siem Reap. It was while spending a few weeks in Cambodia that I discovered a small project that aims to improve lives through education. Welcome to …

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The Rubbish Cathedral in Mejorada Del Campo

Catedral de Justo: One Man’s Dream, Another Man’s Rubbish Dump So I heard about a pretty amazing Cathedral the other day. It’s relatively close to Madrid and if you’re visiting the city for a couple of days, this Cathedral would definitely make a unique addition to your Madrid itinerary. Estimated read time 3-4 mins. Feeling lazy? …

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Scary Voices in Mayerling, Austria

 Overview: Part travel blog, part ghost story, all fun read, this post about Mayerling, a small town in Austria close to Vienna, comes from Abby on her travel blog The Winged Fork. It tells the story of Abby and her sister’s trip to the Heiligenkreuz Abbey and the surrounding Vienna Woods. The Winged Fork in Austria “Where? …

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San Martín del Castañar and Versos Microbodega

The villages of Sierra de Francia’s are quite a micro region for wine, and if there is one thing I love to do while on the road, that’s visit vineyards . . . and breweries . . . and distilleries . . . and, you get the idea. On this visit to the Sierra’s I …

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Why You Should Travel to Jordan

  Submitted by: Nina Ahmedow   From: Lemons and Luggage   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: Jordan has a more negative reputation than it deserves. This stunning country in the Middle East is actually far more stable than its neighbours. And from the majestic ancient city of Petra to the fascinating valley Wadi Rum there …

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Bargain hunting Europe’s biggest flea market in Amsterdam

This blog really struck a chord with me as a lover of bargain hunting. Whether I’m at an auction, jumble sale or flea market, I love not knowing what delights may be laying there awaiting my attention. From travel blog Nomad Women, this blog gives you the full lowdown on Europe’s largest flea market which …

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Planning a trip to New Zealand: Everything you need to know

What you need to know before you go to New Zealand

 Overview: Since New Zealand is on the other side of the world for pretty much everyone, a trip there is probably your once-in-a-lifetime experience. Travel planning always starts with so many question marks. When’s the best season to travel around New Zealand, what are the must-visit places, what’s the best way to get around, will …

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Paragliding off Babadag Mountain, Turkey

Turkey

So I found this and I dare you to read it and not want to give it a go. In fact . . . you don’t have to read it, just looking at the epic pictures is enough to get your heart pumping and spine-tingling! Paragliding in Turkey For now, I can only write about …

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